Dear Colleague,

It is our pleasure to inform you that the

VII EULAR Scientifically Endorsed Course on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

will be held at the Grand Hotel Duomo in Pisa, Italy on May 3-8, 2015.

The Course is aimed at 70 young rheumatologists (aged less than 40 years of age) and has been designed to provide comprehensive and intensive training on various aspects of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).

Fees per person, including full board and all educational materials, are the following (travel expenses are excluded, and are provided directly by the participant):

- 1,100.00 (in double room to be shared with another participant):

- 1,250.00 (in single room)

All relevant information can be found at:

EULAR will offer up to ten bursaries to attend this course, to cover part of the course fees (up to 1000 EURO each). Preference will be given to European young rheumatologists (age below 40) or rheumatology trainees, coming from countries with relevant educational and financial needs. No more than one scholarship per center will be awarded. Applications (short CV, letters of recommendation and reasons to request support) must be sent online no later than March 1, 2015 to the EULAR Secretariat:



March 31, 2015 deadline for sending application to the Organizing Secretariat
March 31, 2015 deadline for applying to the EULAR scholarship
April 7, 2015 notification of acceptance of participation by the Organizing Secretariat
April 15, 2015 deadline for registration (and payment) of accepted participants

Looking forward to welcoming you in Pisa, we take this opportunity to send you our very best regards.


The Scientific and Organizing Secretariat

Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology

Via Santa Maria 31
56126 Pisa, Italy
Tel.:  39 050 40124; fax:  39 050 502299